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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
1150 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

ALZ015-017-024-301730-
WALKER AL-BLOUNT AL-JEFFERSON AL-
1150 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN BLOUNT...
NORTHEASTERN WALKER AND NORTH CENTRAL JEFFERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 1230
PM CDT...

AT 1150 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
OVER LYNNS PARK...OR NEAR CORDOVA...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
JASPER...GARDENDALE...SUMITON...CORDOVA...DORA...WARRIOR...
KIMBERLY...MORRIS...TRAFFORD...HAYDEN...SIPSEY...COUNTY LINE...
BLOUNT SPRINGS...ROCKY HOLLOW...BELOIT...ARKADELPHIA...LYNNS PARK...
SAYRE...POWELLVILLE AND SMOKE RISE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3367 8676 3375 8724 3393 8722 3393 8710
      3392 8708 3390 8710 3389 8709 3389 8701
      3387 8700 3386 8696 3387 8696 3386 8695
      3387 8695 3387 8692 3391 8692 3392 8689
      3394 8688 3394 8673
TIME...MOT...LOC 1650Z 274DEG 19KT 3384 8715

$$

32/DAVIS




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